A new exhibition opening soon downtown will chronicle the ethnic experience.
“Translating Valence: redefining black male identity” debuts from 5:30-9 p.m., Jan. 17, at the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, 2 West Fulton St.
Six Black male artists will create an exhibit that reflects the historical Black male experience. The presentation will showcase the imagery of trauma and resilience through two- and three-dimensional figures.
The event is free with a cash bar and light refreshments.
The exhibition will be on display until May 3 at UICA.
Crowned, by Devan Shimoyama. Photo via Uica.org